Aesthetic Practitioners with a minimum NVQ Level 3 (or equivalent) in Beauty Therapy
After this course, you will have a comprehensive knowledge of:
The anatomy and physiology of healthy skin including the biological components and functions of the epidermis, dermis, hypodermis and hydrolipid barrier.
The aetiology and pathophysiology of the four common skin conditions.
The advanced mechanism of action and dermatological benefits of the three ingredients essential to skin health.
The clinical data behind the ingredients, selected by AlumierMD’s board of cosmetic scientists and dermatologists, to target the pathophysiology of the four common skin conditions.
Exams and pass rate
Theory exam which is a 30 minute online assessment with 25 multiple choice questions taken at the end of the day. 75% required to pass.
With rising consumer interest in skin sciences, a sound understanding of cosmetic dermatology and cosmetic science has never been more important for healthcare professionals in the aesthetic medicine industry.
This one-day advanced microbiology course takes you on a deep exploration of the body’s largest organ with special focus on the root causes of the skin conditions your patients present.This course combines didactic and interactive modules which will arm you with underpinning knowledge, necessary for best practice in skincare recommendation and management.
From the multiple dermatological effects of retinoids and L-Ascorbic acid to the specific mechanisms of action of AlumierMD’s hero ingredients, this comprehensive curriculum explores the scientific literature and metric-based data of the ingredients that will deliver the clinical outcomes your patients deserve.
PLEASE NOTE: Revision of the AlumierMD manual and/or recent attendance of AlumierMD’s Refresher Course is recommended before attending this Advanced Microbiology Day. Please bring your AlumierMD manual with you on the day.
Introduction to the course
AlumierMD core values and philosophies
Anatomy and physiology of healthy skin
Dermatological effects of retinoids and vitamin C
Aetiology and pathophysiology of Rosacea, Acne, Hyper-pigmentation and Ageing
Mechanism of action and dermatological benefits of hero ingredients within AlumierMD formulations that target Rosacea, Acne, Hyper-pigmentation, Ageing